December 9, 2014 – Global recruiter Morgan McKinley has appointed David Leithead as managing director for the firm’s London office. Mr. Leithead brings with him 20 years of leadership experience and knowledge of the recruitment industry. After graduating with a degree in law he joined Michael Page’s graduate business and went on to head its operations as managing director in Japan for four years before being appointed managing director for banking and financial services in London, his most recent role. “David’s track record, international experience, and contacts in the profession are second to none and we are thrilled to have him on board,” said Gerald Fitzgerald, global chief operations officer. “He brings with him incredibly strong knowledge and experience which will be vital as we continue our ambitious plans to grow and develop recruitment solutions for our clients.” As a global professional recruitment consultancy, Morgan McKinley connects specialist talent with leading employers across multiple industries and disciplines.